Mandala of the Four Deities of Mount Kôya. Nanbokucho period (1336-92). Hanging scroll, ink, colour and gold on silk. Date: 14th century  Accession Number: 1994.30

Mandala of the Four Deities of Mount Kôya. Nanbokucho period (1336-92). Hanging scroll, ink, colour and gold on silk. Date: 14th century Accession Number: 1994.30

Sutra Cave Manuscript. Avalokitesvara as Savior from Evils (Lotus Sutra, ch. 25). Handscroll. China, Tang Dynasty, 10th century.

Sutra Cave Manuscript. Avalokitesvara as Savior from Evils (Lotus Sutra, ch. 25). Handscroll. China, Tang Dynasty, 10th century.

Japanese Kasuga Mandala - Buddhism, deer, Nanbokucho period (1333 - 1392), Shinto, mandala, Japan, mirror, kakemono, Japanese Art

Japanese Kasuga Mandala - Buddhism, deer, Nanbokucho period (1333 - 1392), Shinto, mandala, Japan, mirror, kakemono, Japanese Art

Unforced Devotions - Ritual-filled lives of 13th-century Japanese nuns at Hokkeji were rich, says USC scholar Lori Meeks.

Unforced Devotions - Ritual-filled lives of 13th-century Japanese nuns at Hokkeji were rich, says USC scholar Lori Meeks.

For cats in different poses * Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861)

21 Reasons Why Calico Cats Are The Best Cats

Tenshin-En, which means the “Garden in the Heart of Heaven,” was designed after Zen temple gardens of 15th-century Japan. Come join us again, or discover this peaceful garden for the first time.

Tenshin-En, which means the “Garden in the Heart of Heaven,” was designed after Zen temple gardens of 15th-century Japan. Come join us again, or discover this peaceful garden for the first time.

Detail of the illustrated manuscript of the Lotus Sutra, Goryeo dynasty (918–1392), ca. 1340. Unidentified artist (late 14th century). Folding book, gold and silver on indigo-dyed mulberry paper

Detail of the illustrated manuscript of the Lotus Sutra, Goryeo dynasty (918–1392), ca. 1340. Unidentified artist (late 14th century). Folding book, gold and silver on indigo-dyed mulberry paper

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